Zelensky prepares to pitch Congress – and the public

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky is set to give a high-profile virtual address to members of Congress on Wednesday morning as he tries to build pressure on the US and European allies to ramp up their military support of his nation under siege. Zelensky’s speech will be the second time he’s spoken before members of Congress … Read more

US warns no-fly zone in Ukraine could set off World War III

US lawmakers Sunday expressed reluctance to establish a no-fly zone over Ukraine as requested by President Volodymyr Zelensky, warning the move would put American forces in direct contact with Russian troops and potentially instigate World War III. “A no-fly zone has become a catchphrase. I’m not sure a lot of people fully understand what that … Read more

Volodymyr Zelensky says global support for Ukraine came ‘too late’

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky complained Thursday that the US and other countries waited too long to respond to Russia’s invasion of his country – calling sanctions a “good start,” but saying only a no-fly zone would stop the slaughter. “The whole world started making decisions too late,” Zelenksy said in a televised address. “I want … Read more